St. Louis University Health Sciences Center August 1985-May 1989 Doctor of Medicine, May 1989
Certified, American Board of Plastic Surgery, March 27, 1999 Certified, American Board of Surgery, June 1996 Certified, Candela Tunable Dye Laser, Sclerolaser
Certified Coherent Ultrapulse CO2 Laser Certified, Agee Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release System
Fellow, American College of Surgeons Member, American Society of Plastic Surgeons Diplomate, American Board of Plastic Surgery Member, San Diego Plastic Surgery Society Member, California Society of Plastic Surgery Member, California Medical Association Member, San Diego Medical Society
March 16, 2004- Channel 8 KFMBTV, San Diego, CA, “Wrinkle Treatment with Injectable Restylane”
May 04, 2004- Channel 9 KUSI, San Diego, CA, “Wrinkle Treatment with Injectable Radiance”
Margenthaler, JA. Virgo, KS. Johnson, DY. Sugarbaker, EM. Handler, BS. and Johnson, FE.: How Surgeon Age Affects Post-Treatment Surveillance Strategies For Melanoma Patients. International Journal of Oncology. 19:175-180, 2001.
Johnson, FE. Virgo, KS. Johnson, DY. Chan, D. Goshima, K. and Handler, BS.: Effect of Initial Tumor Stage on Patient Follow-Up after Potentially Curative Resection for Cutaneous Melanoma. International Journal of Oncology. 18: 973-978, 2001.
Virgo, KS. Chan, D. Handler, BS. Johnson, DY. Goshima, K. and Johnson, FE.: Current Practice of Patient Follow-Up after Potentially Curative Resection of Cutaneous Melanoma. Plast. Reconstr. Surg. 106: 590-97, 2000.
“External Fixators for Treatment of Unstable Hand Fractures”. Presentation at the annual senior residents conference, Sacramento, California, April 1997 and the Midwest Association of Plastic Surgeons Meeting, St. Louis, Missouri, May 1997.
Gupta, N. Handler, BS. Longo, WE. And Baue, AE.: Perforated Lobar Nephritis: A Previously Unreported Cause of Portal Venous Gas. Contemp. Surg. 49(2): 87-90, 1996.
Handler, BS. Longo, WE. Vernava, AM. Herrmann, VM and Dunphy, FR.: Gastrointestinal Disease in Patients Receiving Salvage Chemotherapy or Bone Marrow Transplantation”. Missouri Medicine 91(10): 637-40, 1994.
“Gastrointestinal Disease in Adult Cancer Patients Receiving Adjuvant Therapy or Bone Marrow Transplantation”. Poster presentation at the Southwest Surgical Congress, April 1993.
Barry S. Handler M.D. is a board-certified plastic & reconstructive surgeon with over 20 + years of experience. Dr. Handler welcomes new patients.